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Department of Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration College of Health & Human Services

COVID-19 Related Information

Due to limited staffing in Fall 2021, we will continue to have augmented office hours.

Campus COVID-19 Information

Monday – Wednesday

Visit SLN 4000 for assistance between 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thursday & Friday

Come to the Kinesiology department office in SLN 3002 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Please email with any questions you may have.


About Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration

About Our Programs

At Sacramento State, we are proud to be the oldest nationally accredited program of Recreation Administration in the CSU System.

The RPTA Department offers a multitude of programs which provide students with the skills to manage people, programs, and events in a variety of recreational settings. Students are provided with broad-based curricula that include both theoretical in-class coursework and practical field experience.

Explore Our Degree Opportunities

Welcome to RPTA


We inspire, mentor and prepare the next generation of leaders to respond to 21st century opportunities and challenges in their respective communities of practice.


We cultivate wellness and a healthy society through stewardship of the environment and advocacy of justice, equity, diversity and inclusion.

Student Resources

Find Us

Department of Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration
Solano Hall, Room 4000
Monday-Wednesday 8:00am-5:00pm in SLN 4000, Thursday and Friday 8AM–5PM in dept. of Kinesiology SLN 3002

Contact Us

Phone: (916) 278-6752

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